This program is currently not accepting new admissions.
The Specialist in Education (Ed.S.) enables students to develop an educational specialization with emphasis on practice. If you’ve earned a master’s degree and want to continue your studies, the 65-credit hour Specialist in Secondary Education program prepares you for roles as a supervisory instructor, departmental chairperson, or administrator.
You’ll study theory and curriculum development while working to apply research findings to real-world classroom practices. This flexible program enables you to focus on a specific content area of your choosing, giving you a tailored approach to advancing your education experience.
International students are encouraged to apply early to allow extra time for their materials to arrive.
The Graduate Studies Office will accept unofficial transcripts and self-reported test scores for admission reviews. Any admission made with these documents would be conditioned on receipt of official documents, which should be provided as soon as possible.
Note: If you are currently enrolled or have applied in the past year, you are eligible for a reduced application fee of $35. Learn more »
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
Completed online application that includes:
Resume (required from international students only)
Two letters of recommendation
Minimum 79 TOEFL score or minimum 6.5 IELTS score (international students only)